Real Estate Taxes •
Tangible Taxes •
Municipal recorded and unrecorded liens and payoffs •
Code building and lot violations •
• Open building permits • Utility balances and liens • Solid Waste balances when not included in utilities • Fire Violations and Fire Safety Inspections for commercial and qualifying residential property.
Municipal Lien Search
A municipal lien search is a property search provided by either a city or county that usually includes: Code violations (building and land), recorded and unrecorded liens and payoffs, special assessments, utility balances and liens, and open permits.
A H.O.A. Estoppel comes from a homeowner’s association and provides information on a specific property as to delinquent balances owed to the association including legal fees, recurring payments, violations, utility balances and special assessments.
A zoning letter is to verify in writing the development standards, regulations, permitted uses and exceptions applicable to a specific property.
Business Tax Receipt
A Business Tax Receipts (BTR), formerly Occupational License requires any business selling merchandise, or services to purchase a BTR before it opens for business. It is a license to do business in the state.
Certificate of Occupancy
A Certificate of Occupancy certifies a buildings compliance with applicable building’s codes and other laws indicating the property to be in a condition suitable for occupancy.
A UCC-1 is a financing statement form that creditors file to give notice that they have interest in the personal property of a debtor.
Florida Certificate of Good Standing
A Certificate of Good Standing is a document issued by the state: the company exists in state records, is currently authorized to do business in the state and is current with all fees, taxes and other filings.
Federal Tax Lien
A Federal Tax Lien is the government’s legal claim against all property, including real estate, personal property and financial assets when a person fails to pay a tax debt.
Certificate of Use
A Certificate of Use (C.U.) verifies that the structure was built for the specific proposed type of business.
A judgment lien is a type of nonconsensual lien (attached to one’s property without agreement). It is created when someone wins a lawsuit against a person or entity, and then records the judgment against owned property.
A Bankruptcy Search discloses whether a chapter 7, 11, or 13 Bankruptcy has been filed against an Organization or Individual within the United States.
A Litigation Search discloses whether there are legal proceedings initiated between two opposing parties to enforce or defend a legal right.
A Patriot Search is a scan of domestic and international data bases searching for potential matches among known terrorists, drug traffickers and other high profile offenders.